Jolles, Heinz. (1902 - 1965)
Rare signed postcard of the extraordinary pianist, Henry (born Heinz) Jolles, a student of Edwin Fischer, Arthur Schnabel and Kurt Weill who fled the Nazis (his sister and mother were murdered at Auschwitz) to Brazil, where he basically remained until his death in 1965. Poscard inscribed and dated 1925, Zurich. In fine condition. 9 x 15 cm.
A special and and characterful recording of Schubert works, a stillness and spaciousness at its center that is extraordinary, may be heard here: